President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador had to enter this Friday Central Military Hospital of the Secretary of National Defense (Sedena), in Mexico City; but nevertheless, It would not have been for an urgent reason.
And it is that Jesus Ramirez Cuevas, spokesman for the presidency, reported through his Twitter account that he underwent a scheduled routine medical check-up, without giving further details.
In fact, in the vicinity of the health center, on Boulevard Manuel Ávila Camacho, in the Miguel Hidalgo town hall, no movement or surveillance beyond the usual was recorded.
In this regard, journalist Irving Pineda pointed out that it consisted of a review with specialists in the area of cardiology.
At 5:05 p.m.Several media outlets reported that López Obrador left the military hospital.
It is worth mentioning that the past January 10 López Obrador reported that He was infected for the second time with COVID-19. However, the next day he stated through a video that her symptoms were mild, who did not present fever and who had good oxygenation.
“I had no body discomfort. Two days hoarseness and burning in the throat, basically that “
Even on January 17, the president returned to the morning press conference at the National Palace.
Regardless of COVID-19, it is not the first time that the Tabasco politician has faced a rush in his health.
During the early morning of December 3, 2013, AMLO was admitted to the private hospital Medicine On, in the hospital area of Mexico City, for a acute myocardial infarction, muscular part of the heart located between the pericardium and the endocardium.
On that occasion, Patricio Ortiz, the cardiologist in charge of treating López Obrador, made it public that the politician was subjected to a coronary intervention and that his evolution was favourable.
During the following months, the media followed AMLO’s health and the response obtained from him was always the same: that after the rest period, he changed certain habits to improve his health and that since then has had no related complications to the fault reported by the private hospital.
Years later, on October 9, 2018, during the period in which his electoral victory had already been ratified before taking office as president, it was announced that López Obrador had undergone a surgical procedure related to neck pain.
according to the column reporter stories, of the journalist Carlos Loret de Mola, sources close to the current national president explained that they had to burn the nerve endings of the cervical of the neck due to a strong problem of ailments in the area.
Loret de Mola assured that this was the reason for AMLO’s hunched posture during the last rallies of his victorious campaign for the presidency; however, the incident did not escalate and the president’s health was not affected.